June 26, 2019 
Public Lecture Kenneth Millett (University of California, Santa Barbara) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 27, 2019 
Equilibrium theory of elastic braids, with applications to DNA supercoiling Gert van der Heijden (Imperial College London) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 19, 2019 
Molecular Biology Mysteries: Knotting and linking in Proteins Kenneth Millett (University of California, Santa Barbara) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 27, 2019 
Immersed flat ribbon knots José Ayala (University of Melbourne) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 20, 2019 
Globally Optimal Direction Fields Peter Schroeder (California Institute of Technology) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 27, 2019 
Mapping the Sawtooth: Brouwer's fixed point theorem in a tokamak fusion reactor Chris Smiet (Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 20, 2019 
(3) Hadamard regularization and regularization via analytic continuation Jun O'Hara (Chiba University) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 27, 2019 
A landscape of knots Radmila Sazdanovic (North Carolina State University) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 20, 2019 
Surfaces and more Jennifer Schultens (University of California, Davis) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 28, 2019 
On some curvature energies for Legendrian knots in Heisenberg group. Marta Szumanska (University of Warsaw) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 20, 2019 
Nonlinear mechanics of elastic structures: ribbons Gert van der Heijden (Imperial College London) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 24, 2019 
Topological modeling of DNA recombination Mariel Vazquez (University of California, Davis) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 28, 2019 
Gordian Knotted Structures Kenneth Millett (University of California, Santa Barbara) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 21, 2019 
(4) How to define energies and residues of manifolds (From analysis to geometry) Jun O'Hara (Chiba University) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 24, 2019 
Topological polymer models Jason Cantarella (University of Georgia) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 17, 2019 
Not knot Jennifer Schultens (University of California, Davis) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 21, 2019 
The Kakimizu complex of a knot Jennifer Schultens (University of California, Davis) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 24, 2019 
Minimal unlinking pathways as geodesics in polynomial space Renzo Ricca (Università di Milano  Bicocca) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 17, 2019 
Nonlinear mechanics of elastic structures: rods Gert van der Heijden (Imperial College London) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 21, 2019 
Nonlinear mechanics of elastic structures: annuli Gert van der Heijden (Imperial College London) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 24, 2019 
On the analyticity of critical points of the Möbius energy Nicole Vorderobermeier (Universität Salzburg) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 24, 2019 
The effects of topological entanglement and chain architecture on the mechanical properties of polymers Eleni Panagiotou (University of Tennessee) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 17, 2019 
What is Discrete Differential Geometry? Peter Schroeder (California Institute of Technology) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 21, 2019 
Smoke Ring Flow Peter Schroeder (California Institute of Technology) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 21, 2019 
Molecular Biology Mysteries: Protein knotting and linking due to disulfide bonds Kenneth Millett (University of California, Santa Barbara) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 25, 2019 
Approximating gradient flow evolutions of selfavoiding inextensible curves and elastic knots Soeren Bartels (AlbertLudwigsUniversität Freiburg) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 17, 2019 
(1) Energies and residues of manifolds and configuration saces of polygons Jun O'Hara (Chiba University) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
June 26, 2019 
Weaving Kirchhoff Ribbons Etienne Vouga (The University of Texas at Austin) 
Biology, Analysis, Geometry, Energies, Links [bagel19]: A Program on Lowdimensional Topology, Geometry, and Applications 
November 07, 2018 
How good is your selected subgroup? Xuming He (University of Michigan) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 08, 2018 
Quantile Regression in Genetic studies Ying Wei (Columbia University) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 07, 2018 
A Bayesian Imputation Approach to Optimizing Dynamic Treatment Regimes Thomas Murray (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 08, 2018 
Learning Multirelations in Biomedical Networks and Tensors Rui Kuang (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 07, 2018 
Matched Learning for Optimizing Individualized Treatment Strategies Using Electronic Health Records Yuanjia Wang (Columbia University) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 08, 2018 
Adaptive testing on a highdimensional parameter with application to precision medicine Wei Pan (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 07, 2018 
Thinking Causally About HighDimensional Databases Debashis Ghosh (University of Colorado Denver) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 08, 2018 
Statistical Inference of CovariateAdjusted Randomized Experiment Feifang Hu (George Washington University) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 07, 2018 
Analysis of implantable cardiac device diagnostics to tailor management of heart failure Tracy Bergemann (Medtronic) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 08, 2018 
Estimating and testing targeted mediation effect in the presence of highdimensional mediators Lei Liu (Washington University School of Medicine) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 07, 2018 
Digital Health and Big Data for Drug Development Ray Liu (Takeda Pharmaceuticals Inc.) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 08, 2018 
HASS: Hybrid Algorithm for Subgroup Search via ADMM and EM Algorithms Peter Song (University of Michigan) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 07, 2018 
Selection of the Optimal Personalized Treatment from Multiple Treatments with Multivariate Outcome Measures Somnath Datta (University of Florida) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 08, 2018 
Quantileoptimal Treatment Regimes with Censored Data Lan Wang (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 07, 2018 
Optimal treatment and timing of routine surveillance in children after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantaion Zhezhen Jin (Columbia University) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 08, 2018 
Statistical Analysis of SMART Studies via Artifcial Randomization Abdus Wahed (University of Pittsburgh) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 09, 2018 
Personalized risk prediction using longitudinal data: Applications in obstetrics and cancer Paul Albert (National Cancer Institute) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 07, 2018 
Poster session and reception
Zhengling Qi (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)

Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 09, 2018 
OutcomeWeighted Learning for Personalized Medicine with Multiple Treatment Options Donglin Zeng (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 09, 2018 
Clearning: A New Classification Framework to Estimate Optimal Dynamic Treatment Regimes Min Zhang (University of Michigan) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 09, 2018 
Efficient Discovery of Heterogeneous Treatment Effects via Anomalous Pattern Detection Edward McFowland (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 07, 2018 
Estimating Causal (Personalized) Effects within Regulatory Tobacco Randomized Controlled Trials David Vock (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 08, 2018 
Keynote Eric Laber (North Carolina State University) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 09, 2018 
A novel method to identify and prioritize drugs for an individual (N=1) based on clinical and multiomics data Krishna Kalari (Mayo Clinic) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 08, 2018 
Clustering MixedType Data Marianthi Markatou (University at Buffalo (SUNY)) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
November 08, 2018 
Group and Individual NonGaussian Components Analysis David S. Matteson (Cornell University) 
Statistical and Computational Challenges in Precision Medicine 
May 03, 2019 
Startup vs. BigCo: Industry Experiences Compared Ben Peirce (Samsung Research America) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
October 12, 2018 
Artificial Intelligence in a Material World Jennifer Schumacher (3M) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
November 02, 2018 
Using Electronic Health Record Data for Clinical Analyses: Early Learnings Joao Montero (Medtronic) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
September 13, 2018 
ExxonMobil information sessions for Ph.D. students Jeremy Bedard (ExxonMobil), Alison Cozard (ExxonMobil) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
September 14, 2018 
ExxonMobil information sessions for Ph.D. students Jeremy Bedard (ExxonMobil), Alison Cozard (ExxonMobil) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
February 08, 2019 
Using Wearable Sensors to Predict Pain States Kyle Srivastava (Boston Scientific) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
September 17, 2018 
ExxonMobil information sessions for Ph.D. students Jeremy Bedard (ExxonMobil), Alison Cozard (ExxonMobil) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
November 16, 2018 
Advanced Dynamics Systems Analysis and Synthesis for Future Storage Challenges Raye Sosseh (Seagate Technology) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
March 08, 2019 
Internship/Job Searching 101: Answering Your Most Asked Beginner Questions Whitney Moore (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
March 29, 2019 
So, How Do You Get a Job? Chang Lee (Lowe's) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
April 12, 2019 
Stating the Obvious  Job Search to Analytics Leadership Sandhya Surapanenii (Stratasys) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
March 01, 2019 
Solar + Storage – Opportunities and Innovations Sohan Das (EVS, Inc.) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
December 07, 2018 
When Seeing is not Believing: New Forensics Algorithms to Detect Image Manipulations Michael Albright (Honeywell) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
September 14, 2018 
The Unfulfilled Fourth Industrial Revolution Marcus Braun (DataRobot) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
March 15, 2019 
Infectious Disease Modeling in Public Health Karyn Sutton (The Institute for Disease Modeling) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
February 22, 2019 
Industrial Problems in Digital Retail Samantha Schumacher (Target Corporation) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
January 25, 2019 
Probabilistic Analysis of Operational Transit Data to Create Insights for Planners Eric Lind (Metro Transit) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
September 28, 2018 
If a tree falls in the woods and nobody hears, does it make a sound? (Or, making sure your code runs anywhere.) Tyler Whitehouse (Gigantum) 
Industrial Problems Seminar 
December 03, 2018 
Absenteeism Prediction and Extraboard Driver Scheduling for Bus Transit Operations Qie He (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 03, 2018 
Retail Supply Chain at Target Scale Kaveh Khodjasteh (Target Corporation) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 03, 2018 
The Supply Chain Management Challenges of the Future in Agriculture Jorge Guanter (Cargill, Inc.) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 03, 2018 
Inventory Balancing with Online Learning Xinshang Wang (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 04, 2018 
Datadriven Supply Chain Management at Huawei Tianxiao Chen (Huawei Technologies) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 04, 2018 
The Secret Behind Fast Delivery  From Inventory Management Perspective Rong Yuan (JD.COM) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 05, 2018 
Managing a newsvendor network under uncertainty: case study of a pharmacy retailer in India Chaithanya Bandi (Northwestern University) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 05, 2018 
Interpreting Predictive Models for HumanintheLoop Analytics Hamsa Bastani (Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 05, 2018 
Online Learning and DecisionMaking under Generalized Linear Model with HighDimensional Data Mike Wei (University at Buffalo (SUNY)) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 05, 2018 
Revenue Management and Pricing with Strategic (Forwardlooking) Customers Yiwei Chen (University of Cincinnati) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 06, 2018 
Simple Bayesian Algorithms for Pureexploration Dan Russo (Columbia University) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 06, 2018 
Inventory Repositioning in OnDemand Product Rental Networks Xiaobo Li (National University of Singapore) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 06, 2018 
Statistical State Compression and PrimalDual Pi Learning Mengdi Wang (Princeton University) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 06, 2018 
Thompson Sampling for learning in online decision making Shipra Agrawal (Columbia University) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
December 04, 2018 
Reducing Exploration in Personalized DecisionMaking Mohsen Bayati (Stanford University) 
From Theory to Practice: Datadriven Supply Chain Management 
May 01, 2019 
Modulated Luminescence Tomography Plamen Stefanov (Purdue University) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
May 01, 2019 
Development of sparse grid DG methods for high dimensional PDEs Yingda Cheng (Michigan State University) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
May 01, 2019 
Stationary inverse problems for transport
Francois Monard (University of California, Santa Cruz)

Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
May 02, 2019 
Recovering Space Inhomogeneities by Means of Boltzmann Poison Systems Irene Gamba (The University of Texas at Austin) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
April 29, 2019 
Accelerating 4D PhotoAcoustic Tomography Simon Arridge (University College London) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
April 29, 2019 
Superresolution and Inverse Problems with Internal Sources John Schotland (University of Michigan) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
April 29, 2019 
Uncertainty Characterization in ModelBased Inverse and Imaging Problems Kui Ren (Columbia University) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
May 02, 2019 
Reduced Order Models for Spectral Domain Inversion: Galerkin Equivalence and Generation of Internal Data Shari Moskow (Drexel University) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
April 29, 2019 
Multifrequency acoustooptic tomography Francis Chung (University of Kentucky) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
May 02, 2019 
Stability for quantitative Photoacoustic tomography revisited Faouzi Triki (Université GrenobleAlpes) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
April 29, 2019 
Inverse Problem for Kinetic Equations Weiran Sun (Simon Fraser University) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
May 02, 2019 
Quantitative analysis of metal artifacts in Xray tomography Yiran Wang (Stanford University) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 
May 01, 2019 
Lecture Francois Monard (University of California, Santa Cruz) 
Mathematics in Optical Imaging 